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West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

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Rubbish fly-tipped at the cemetery in Wakefield, off Sugar Lane. (photo by John Exton)

‘Disrespectful’...rubbish fly-tipped across graves in Wakefield Cemetery

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VIDEO: Watch as majestic war horse is crane lifted into new home in Featherstone

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Mark Burns-Williamson

Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

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DNA spray to be used 24 hours a day in battle against illegal off-road bikers

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Crime

Railway stations lined up for £32m investment

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More time to get your entries in to the Wakefield Business Awards

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Day-long powercut affected 140 homes in Wakefield

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The war horse being lowered into place.

20ft war horse sculpture rides 200 miles to Featherstone

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Drivers warned to expect rush hour delays due to smart motorway fault on West Yorkshire motorway

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Mobile speed cameras.

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Train passenger's jaw broken in attack on Leeds to Sheffield train

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Leeds City Station.

Click and go! Bus and train users in Leeds embrace digital revolution

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Overnight closures to continue this week on M621 and M62

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West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

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Mark Burns-Williamson

Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Crime

Caught on camera... can you help the police

Crime

Majority of parents in Wakefield have secure first choice primary school for their child.

Education

Ofsted says too many pupils on holiday in term

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Wakefield City Academy

No crimes committed in academy chain say detectives

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Sharon King

Mum-of-three shares her experiences of autism

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Mackie Hill Junior and Infant School

Primary and secondary school merger to go ahead

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Drivers warned to expect rush hour delays due to smart motorway fault on West Yorkshire motorway

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Mobile speed cameras.

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Transport
Wakefield Business Awards 2017

Deadline looms for Wakefield Business Awards nominations

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Train passenger's jaw broken in attack on Leeds to Sheffield train

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Councillor suspended over abusive online comments

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Council executive pay details revealed

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Nadeem Ahmed.

Warning after Tory election posters ‘damaged’

Politics
Projects which help to battle knife crime in West Yorkshire are to get funding

COMMENT: How community projects can help to battle knife and gang crime at its roots

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Wakefield will go to the polls on May 3

Days to go until the polls open - here’s what Wakefield voters have to say

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Wakefield MP Mary Creagh launches Sustainable Seas inquiry

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Yorkshire is home to a beautiful range of parks for families to enjoy

The best parks in Yorkshire to visit this weekend with the family

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CAMPAIGNER: Nature presenter Chris Packham is coming to RSPB Fairburn Ings on Thursday, July 19. Picture: Shout Communications

TV presenter Chris Packham’s nature tour is heading to a reserve near Leeds

Environment

Experts warn of ‘toxic plume’ ahead of hottest April day for nearly 70 years

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Brews with benefits: the health-boosting perks of a good cuppa

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Hospital staff could strike.

Union threatens strike action over hospital staff plans

Health

Measles outbreak in West Yorkshire: Vaccination warning issued

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Inquest into dad’s hospital death

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Hospital staff get extra day's holiday after work during snowy conditions

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